More than 40 dedicated and passionate people turned out on Saturday, Nov 7 to talk trash at the first annual Massachusetts Litter Summit in Plymouth. Attendees included leaders from Keep Massachusetts Beautiful, Keep America Beautiful, the Highway Division of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), leaders of local litter cleanup organizations, and concerned citizens. Throughout the three-hour seminar, attendees expressed their passion for cleaning up litter in their Massachusetts communities, along with frustration about the persistence of the problem [...]
Keep America Beautiful’s network of state affiliates continues to expand with the recent certification of Keep Massachusetts Beautiful (KMB), which becomes the national nonprofit’s 25th state-level affiliate. To celebrate its launch, Keep Massachusetts Beautiful will lead the first annual Massachusetts Litter Summit on Nov. 7.
Massachusetts has a litter problem. Fortunately, some communities, volunteer groups, and government agencies are fighting back. If you want to learn how you can help your community clean up litter, or better yet, prevent it from happening in the first place, reserve your spot at the first annual Massachusetts Litter Summit on November 7.